Matthew J. Bartolini, CFA, Head of SPDR Americas Research
Matthew is a Vice President at State Street Global Advisors and Head of SPDR Americas Research. He manages a team responsible for the product research and analysis of SPDR ETFs, and the development of market outlooks, investment themes, and portfolio implementation ideas to help clients understand the market landscape and achieve their desired investment outcomes.
Matthew graduated from Northeastern University with a BS in Economics and earned his MBA at Northeastern with concentrations in Investment Analytics and Corporate Finance. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society Boston. He also holds the FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses.
Michael Arone, CFA, Chief Investment Strategist
Michael is a Managing Director of State Street Global Advisors and the Chief Investment Strategist for the SPDR® Americas Business. He is responsible for expanding State Street Global Advisors’ footprint and thought leadership effort through frequent contributions to the financial news media, speaking engagements and client interactions. Michael is a highly regarded speaker at industry conferences and is the author of several articles related to investment management practices. He is a member of the firm’s Senior Leadership Team.
Michael holds a BS in Finance from Bentley College. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the Boston Security Analysts Society and CFA Institute.
Bruce Saltzman, CFA, Head of Americas ETF Capital Markets
Bruce is a Managing Director in the SPDR ETF Capital Markets Group in New York where he is responsible for managing sell side SPDR ETF relationships, including institutional sales and trading, electronic market making, program trading, securities lending, options, derivative and research desks. In this role, Bruce seeks to garner market making support and promote SPDR liquidity to ensure clients can trade ETFs with a high degree of confidence.
Bruce earned a BA in Psychology from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. He is currently an active participant of the alumni network and member of the Interview Committee in Fairfield County, CT. In addition, Bruce is a CFA Institute Charterholder and member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA). Furthermore, he holds the FINRA series 7, 24, 55 and 63 licenses.
Rob Forsyth, Head of Americas Client Enablement Group
Rob is the Head of SPDR Americas Client Enablement Group within the Global SPDR Business of State Street Global Advisors. The Client Enablement Group includes the SDPR Research, Data & Analytics, Chief Investment Strategy, ETF Strategist, and Practice Management organizations. The Client Enablement Group provides thought leadership and market commentary. They also provide in depth expertise on portfolio construction, conduct portfolio reviews, as well as consult with clients on investment topics.
Rob received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Fairfield University and is series 3, 4, 7, 63 and 66 licensed.
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